The Website and Resources are provided as a means of communicating with our members who have registered and created a user account ("Registered Users") and to facilitate communication and business relationships between our members and to provide information and content that may be of interest to our members, friends and other interested parties. Information and other resources on the Website are for general information purposes only and do not constitute financial, accounting, legal or other professional advice.
Use of Website
While you may visit this Website at any time, certain portions of this Website and Resources are restricted to access and use only by our ordinary members and associate members or staff of our ordinary members who set up a user account (“Restricted Content”).
If you are an ordinary member or associate member of APAC SwissCham or register otherwise with APAC SwissCham, you may be required to provide registration information about yourself (such as identification, contact details, etc.) and may be required to agree to additional terms in order to create a user account. You represent and warrant that any information you provide is true, accurate, correct, and up to date.
You are entirely responsible for all activities that occur under the use of your username and password whether actually or expressly authorized by you, including the transmission, posting, or other provision of text, files, links, software, photographs, video, sound, music or other information or material. We take no responsibility for any loss or damage that occurs as a result of a disclosure by you of your password to third parties, or through any unauthorized access to your personal information. You further agree to immediately notify APAC SwissCham of any unauthorized use of your user account.
Please note that APAC SwissCham may share your registration information or other user account information if requested by law, legal process or court order. Any suspected illegal, fraudulent or abusive activity may be referred to appropriate law enforcement authorities.
You acknowledge and agree that you shall not:
Posting or submission of materials and other content on the Website
We may provide various open communication tools on our Website, which may provide you and other users an opportunity to submit, post, transmit, and/or exchange information, ideas, opinions, photographs, images, video, creative works or other information, messages, transmissions or material to the Website or to other users. You understand that generally we do not pre-screen or monitor the content posted by users of these various communication tools, which means that if you choose to use these tools to submit any type of content to our Website, then it is your personal responsibility to use these tools in a responsible and ethical manner. By uploading, posting, sharing or distributing information or otherwise using any open communication tools as mentioned, you represent, warrant and undertake that such information:
Disclaimer of Warranties
This Website may contain information and content provided by third parties. While every effort has been made to make this Website and the Resources as complete and as accurate as possible, we do not warrant or represent the accuracy, correctness or completeness of any of the data or information contained in the Website, including those which may be provided or supplied by third parties and other users. Accordingly, we are not responsible for any errors (including manifest and typographical errors), inaccurate, misleading or untrue information supplied by third parties or other users. The respective third parties which provide or supply such information remain responsible at all times for the accuracy, completeness and correctness of such information and materials displayed on our Website. You should make your own evaluation of the accuracy or completeness of any information, opinion, advice or other content available through the Website. In no event will APAC SwissCham be liable for any loss or damage caused by your reliance on information obtained through the Website.
Nothing on the Website constitutes or should be regarded as a recommendation or endorsement of any user or third party. Opinions, advice or other statements on the Website are the opinions, advice and statements of the respective information provider or user. APAC SwissCham does not endorse and is not responsible for the accuracy or reliability of any such opinion, advice or statement made on the Website by any party other than an authorized APAC SwissCham representative. Please seek the advice of professionals as appropriate, regarding the evaluation of any specific information, opinion, advice or other content.
You acknowledge that your use of our Website is at your sole risk and discretion. All materials, information, products, services, software and other content contained in this Website, or obtained from a linked site is provided “as is” without warranty or conditions of any kind, whether express or implied (including but not limited to, the implied warranties or conditions of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, security or accuracy). In particular, we do not represent or warrant that:the use of the Website or Resources will meet your needs or requirements;
Exclusion and limitation of liability
We are not liable for any injury, loss, claim, damage, including those based on contract, tort (including negligence), whether actual, incidental, special, indirect, exemplary, punitive or consequential (including lost profits or other special damages) which arises out of or is in any way connected with any of the following:
We and/or the respective third party providers of information are the exclusive owner(s) of all right, title, and interest in and to all intellectual property with respect to the Website and the Resources, including but not limited to text, graphics, website name, code, images and logos.
You may store, print and display the content supplied solely for your own personal use. However, you are not permitted to publish, manipulate, distribute or otherwise reproduce, in any format, any of the content or copies of the content supplied to you or which appears on this Website nor may you use any such content in connection with any business or commercial enterprise.
Advertisements and third party links
This Website contains advertisements and links to other websites which are not maintained by us. Similarly, other websites may contain links to this Website. We are not responsible for the contents of any third party websites and shall not be liable for any loss, damages or injury arising from the access to and use of contents of those websites. You should carefully review their privacy statements and other conditions of use. Any links to other websites are provided as a convenience to you as a user of this Website, and does not imply our endorsement or recommendation of, or any association with the linked websites. We disclaim all responsibility and liability for the use of linked websites, which you access and use at your own risk.
Any third party that wishes to establish links to this Website should notify us of their intention prior to doing so and shall ensure provided that such links are not likely to damage our reputation or take advantage of it, and such links are not established in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.
By setting up an account or becoming a member of the SwissCham, you consent that we may send you our newsletters, updates and any other marketing material. If you do not want to receive the above-mentioned materials, do inform us (by emailing us at the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org) and we will remove your email address from our mailing lists. Opting out of our mailing list will have as consequence that you will not be able to receive the above mentioned marketing material.
By visiting, using and accessing this Website, you agree that the laws of Singapore, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern our relationship and any dispute of any sort that may arise. You expressly submit to the jurisdiction of the courts of Singapore.